Interzum Cologne 2017 Mattress Fabrics

Interzum Cologne 2017 Mattress Fabrics

BY BETH ENGLISH AND BARBARA T. NELLES Mattress fabrics demand attention with bright color—and promises of better sleep Ticking suppliers retooled their knit and woven collections, creating luxury fabrics with a fabulous hand and touches of bold color, as well as some unusual finishes that are said to offer health benefits.  Boyteks highlights 7 new […]

BekaertDeslee wins ‘Intelligent Material & Design Award’ in the 9th Interzum Awards by Koelnmesse and Red Dot

BekaertDeslee wins ‘Intelligent Material & Design Award’ in the 9th Interzum Awards by Koelnmesse and Red Dot

NEWS RELEASE WRITTEN BY BEKAERTDESLEE AND PUBLISHED, UNEDITED, BY BEDTIMES Waregem, April 5, 2017 – BekaertDeslee announces today that ‘Respiro’, a brand new bed concept and textile collection, was named winner of the ‘Intelligent Material & Design Award’ in the 9th Interzum Awards by Koelnmesse and Red Dot. The Interzum Awards are a selection of the […]

BekaertDeslee Launches Site, New Design Tool

BekaertDeslee Launches Site, New Design Tool

Fabric and sewn covers supplier BekaertDeslee, with world headquarters in Waregem, Belgium, has a new website, BekaertDeslee.com, showcasing the company’s global presence, broad capabilities and product array, as well as its new “Close to You” tagline. According to Lien Sinnesael, BekaertDeslee marketing and communication manager, the company wanted to give its customers the information they […]

All Sewn Up: Zippered Mattress Covers in Designer Looks

All Sewn Up: Zippered Mattress Covers in Designer Looks

BY JULIE A. PALM More mattress makers select tailor-made covers to adorn today’s beds Once a sleepy segment of the mattress industry, the cut-and-sew business today is fiercely competitive, with long-time players expanding their capabilities to produce sewn mattress covers and fabric suppliers moving in to offer their customers the value-added service. Companies are reporting […]

Belgian Olympic Athletes Sleep on BekaertDeslee Topper

Belgian Olympic Athletes Sleep on BekaertDeslee Topper

Ticking and sewn cover supplier BekaertDeslee, with world headquarters in Waregem, Belgium, supplied members of the Belgian Olympic team participating in the 2016 Summer Olympics Aug. 5-21 with a specially designed Bounce Air Pad mattress topper. The reversible topper is covered with Cairfull, BekaertDeslee’s three-dimensional knit spacer fabric filled with vertical polyester fibers. Quilted between […]

Relief Bed Donates Pads to Path of Life Ministries

Relief Bed Donates Pads to Path of Life Ministries

Seattle-based nonprofit Relief Bed International concluded the Southern California segment of a U.S. tour by donating 50 Relief Pads to Path of Life Ministries in Riverside, California. Relief Bed has the support of industry partners Progressive Products Inc. (a division of BekaertDeslee) and Elite Comfort Solutions. RBI also gave 30 beds to Giving Children Hope […]

Mattress Fabric Deal Finalized, BekaertDeslee Brand Emerges

Mattress fabric supplier Bekaert Textiles, which is owned by German private equity firm Franz Haniel & Cie. GmbH, and is headquartered in Waregem, Belgium, has completed the purchase of competitor DesleeClama, based in Zonnebeke, Belgium, and unveiled new company branding and a new logo. BekaertDeslee Textiles is a global producer of knit and woven ticking, […]